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Mind Mapping For Dummies by Tony Buzan, Florian Rustler

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Keeping it neat and tidy: Formatting options

MindManager gives you everything you need to generate a Mind Map with the same clarity you’d achieve with a pen and paper. This means that you can control the following aspects:

check.png Branch shape, thickness and colour: The program provides you with a choice of different layouts.

check.png Script colour, size and type.

check.png Borders: Colours and other options: here too you can choose from among a number of different layouts. If you place a border around a branch, the highlighted branch and all its sub-branches are enclosed. MindManager’s border function also allows you to insert curly brackets after a branch and to add other branches after the brackets.

check.png Icons: Via the Library tab in the Task Pane MindManager provides access to a large number of icons. You can attach as many as you like to a branch. You can filter icons but not images.

check.png Images: Also via Library MindManager provides a number of pre-categorised pictures; you can attach one of these to each branch. ...

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